The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 21 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 45 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.89% 6.23% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.51% 6.47% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 16
Average salary £55,000 £57,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.30%
Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
529 649 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.81% 96.29% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 481 542 419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region.

Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 34 (61.82%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (21.82%) Finance
4 7 (12.73%) Line Management
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Firewall
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (7.27%) Sourcefire
6 4 (7.27%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (7.27%) F5
6 4 (7.27%) Juniper
6 4 (7.27%) McAfee
7 3 (5.45%) Banking
7 3 (5.45%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.64%) IaaS
8 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
8 2 (3.64%) PaaS
8 2 (3.64%) Lync
8 2 (3.64%) OWASP
8 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (3.64%) Retail
8 2 (3.64%) VMware

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) TestPartner
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (61.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) UNIX
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (12.73%) Line Management
3 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.09%) Coaching
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (7.27%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.45%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL
6 2 (3.64%) OWASP
7 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.82%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (1.82%) EAI
7 1 (1.82%) SOA
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Process Management
7 1 (1.82%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Juniper
2 4 (7.27%) McAfee
2 4 (7.27%) Sourcefire
2 4 (7.27%) F5
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £49838 - £63682 per annum + status car
Posted: 8 days ago